medicine

writer: MEGHAN TYLER director: PAUL BROTHERSTON
14 Aug - 1 Sept
7.45pm
£15/£12
Tues - Sat only

‘You’ll catch your death out here.’ 

‘Well I’m not here to catch a bus, am I?’ 

One howling night in Northern Ireland, Ma discovers Moira on the edge of Warrenpoint pier, full of cheap whiskey and desperate to end it all…

Is it too late to bring her daughter home?

MEDICINE is a quick-witted tragicomedy by the up-and-coming, award-winning playwright Meghan Tyler. This beautiful tale, set against the wild backdrop of the Irish sea, explores the primal bond between a mother and her daughter. Boldly funny and achingly sad, MEDICINE captures the uncompromising way our lives can become suffocated by the effects of mental illness.

Off The Middle are delighted to be returning to The Hope Theatre with MEDICINE after the critically claimed success of IN OTHER WORDS.

★★★★★ “Outstanding” Act Drop 

★★★★★ “Masterly devised” Plays To See

★★★★★ “Gorgeous” The National Student

★★★★ “Captivating” The Upcoming

★★★★ “Vibrant and profoundly touching” Broadway World

★★★★ “Heart-breaking” The Stage

“Magic” Exeunt

“Devastatingly good” Theatre Things

Box Office opens at 7.00pm for cash sales and collection of pre-booked tickets. The performance lasts 60mins without interval and contains strong language. No re-admittance once the performance has commenced.

LATECOMERS MAY NOT BE ADMITTED. PLEASE ARRIVE IN GOOD TIME FOR THE START TIME OF 7.45PM.

Over 18s only. Due to pub licensing laws no one under the age of 18 is permitted into the building after 7pm.

Refunds and exchanges are not available.

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booking:
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0333 666 3366
(booking fees apply, fees for telephone sales will be higher)